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Norway Suspends Search for Missing Bulgarian Seafarers

Two crewmembers belonging to the Maltese-flagged Cargo Ship, STARA PLANINA fell overboard during the morning hours of January the 2nd while the ship was transiting through the Norwegian Sea.

Jan 03 2020

Vessel Sinks in the Barents Sea, 12 Crew Members Successfully Rescued

The Norwegian-flagged Fishing Vessel, FAY sank during the morning hours of December the 28th while transiting through the Barents Sea.

Dec 30 2019

Fire Blazes on Norwegian Ferry, Followed by an Explosion a Day Later

A fire occurred onboard the battery-powered Norwegian Ferry, YTTEROYNINGEN during the evening hours of October the 10th while the vessel was serving the Sydnes-Halsnoy route.

Oct 15 2019

Massive Blaze Onboard Russian Fishing Trawler Docked at Norwegian Port - 100 People Evacuated due to Fear of Explosion

The Russian-flagged Fishing Trawler, BUKHTA NAEZDNIK caught on fire and capsized on September the 25th while docked at the Norwegian port of Breivika, located in the Tromso region.

Sep 26 2019

Tanker Catches on Fire During Refueling Operation at Norway's Sture Oil Terminal

A fire erupted in the engine room of the Liberian-flagged, Aframax Class Crude Oil Tanker, DUBAI HARMONY during the morning hours of Friday the 13th of September.

Sep 16 2019

Offshore Support Vessel Collides with Oil Platform in Norway - 276 People Evacuated

The Faroes-flagged offshore support vehicle, SJOBORG collided with the oil platform STATFJORD A during the early morning hours of June the 7th, while transiting through the North Sea.

Jun 10 2019

Greenpeace Activists Board Oil Rig in Norway

Four Greenpeace activists boarded an oil rig on April the 29th in an attempt to protest oil drilling in the Norwegian Arctic.

May 02 2019

Three Suspects Named over Norwegian Frigate Collision

Norwegian maritime authorities have named three suspects as part of their investigation into the collision between the tanker ship, SOLA TS and the Norwegian Navy Frigate, KNM Helge Ingstad.

Apr 04 2019

Norwegian Cruise Ship Loses Engine Power in Storm - Issues Distress Call

Norwegian Cruise Ship, Viking Sky suffered an engine failure in heavy storm conditions in the afternoon of March the 23rd.

Mar 25 2019

Norwegian Navy Frigate Collides with Tanker

A Norwegian Navy frigate collided with an oil tanker at approximately 3:00 UTC on November the 8th.

Nov 08 2018

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